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Visitors must enter the monument through the new west entrance, which faces Fourth Street and the Old Courthouse. The Gateway Arch legs have become exits only. Tram tickets will sell out early and often - advance tickets are strongly recommended. Please allow at least 30 minutes to go through security.

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Dockside Events

Riverboat Dock

Join us dockside for new and exciting events. With everything from happy hours to game show nights, there is sure to be something for everyone to enjoy.

Dock of Love

Can your love withstand the MIGHTY Mississippi? Join comedian and host Amber Klear on the Riverboat dock as she selects couples from the audience to compete for the title of king and queen of the River. Paddle Wheel Café and cash bar available. Tickets required. Must be 21.

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Dock of Love


Cheers to the end of the workday! Kick back and relax for happy hour on the dock of the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch. Enjoy drink specials, appetizers and live music.

Thursdays: May 2 through October 10, 2019

No tickets required – walk-ups welcome. Ages 21+.

Riverboat Dock Bar

Music on the Dock

Come eat and drink while enjoying live music on the dock from local artists! Try out the Paddlewheel Cafe and our new Dock Side bar.

September Entertianment Lineup:

September 7 | Nick Pence Duo
September 8 | Denny Scherrer & Jake Alspach
September 14 | Brian Curran & Adam Andrews
September 15 | Nate Lowery & Dan Turner
September 21 | Big Mike & the Blu City Allstars Duo
September 22 | Nick Pence Duo
September 28 | To Be Announced
September 29 | Denny Scherrer & Jake Alspach

Riverboat dock filled with people

Unaccompanied Minor Tram Policy: Any unaccompanied tram rider who presents a child’s ticket must have an adult, at least 18 years of age, with them to provide permission to ride alone. Children under the age of 10 may not ride unaccompanied.